It is true that the sound Bonnifait with age. Trs expressive cymbal use more like a big splash a small crash (the limit is not far indeed!). For use in the main crash, better at least two sizes.
When I tried to buy a paiste 2002, and a Sabian HH. Hsitation No, let's go for Zildjian.
Report qualitprix: for me all the k custom SERIES SERIES is a luxury no equivalent.
I certainly trs remake that choice.